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OID User Account or SuperUser cn=orcladmin Password Account Keeps Getting Locked "Password Policy Error :9001: cn=orcladmin : Your account is locked" (Doc ID 458986.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 30, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Symptom 1: Oracle Internet Directory (OID) cn=orcladmin superuser keeps getting locked after resetting its password using the oidpasswd tool.

This issue can affect any user, not only cn=orcladmin.


Symptom 2:

Attempting to bind, connect or logon to Oracle Internet Directory (OID) as cn=orcladmin (the superuser) fails with:



As related to Symptom 1:  Recently made changes to the superuser cn=orcladmin password or any OID user account.

As related to Symptom 2: Maximum attempts made to bind as user/account have been made using incorrect password


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